listener essay

Listener Essay - Snapshots

Nov 19, 2012

November is National Adoption Month. 

This Listener Essay is by Casey Mulligan Walsh.

Listener Essay - The Power of Warmth and Icy Resolve

Nov 14, 2012

Kathryn Allen is a writer living in Menands, NY.

Patricia A. Nugent lives in Saratoga Springs, NY and is the author of the book, They Live On: Saying Goodbye to Mom and Dad, a collection of 300 vignettes that portray the stages of caring for and saying goodbye to a loved one, as seen through the eyes of a daughter and her terminally ill parents. More information is available at

Listener Essay - Field Day

Sep 4, 2012

Barbara Allen Loucks is a wildlife biologist with the DEC, and a writer and essayist living in Guilderland, NY.

Listener Essay - Roger Caras

Aug 30, 2012

Jeanne Hunter lives in Catskill, NY.

Elisa Meredith is a counselor and writer. She can be found with pen and notebook in various independent coffeehouses throughout the Capital Region.

Music - The Beach Boys - "Vegetables"

This listener essay is by Mel Quinlan.

Listener Essay - No Golf in the Kingdom

Jul 26, 2012

Will Nixon is the author of several poetry books as well as a co-author with Michael Perkins of Walking Woodstock: Journeys into the Wild Heart of America's Most Famous Small Town. He blogs about poetry at

Lewis Gardner is a playwright and actor who lives in Woodstock.

Jeanne Hunter lives in Catskill, NY.